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New York Jets Training Camp Report

A stout defense, questions at quarterback, and just a little bit of drama. Jenny Vrentas reports from Floram Park as the Jets try to move past the punch heard 'round the NFL.

Todd Bowles: ‘Nothing Surprises You’

The Jets’ new coach shares his take on Geno Smith’s broken jaw, Sheldon Richardson’s suspension and why he’s remaining so calm

Counterpunch: Why Buffalo Added Enemkpali

The saga of IK Enemkpali, the linebacker cut loose by the Jets after cold-cocking QB Geno Smith, got even more interesting when ex-Jets coach and new Jets nemesis Rex Ryan claimed him off waivers for the Bills. But rivalry aside, Buffalo coaches saw the chance to add a good, young player who was never a problem for them last season

Talent Still King in NFL

The Bills' signing of IK Enemkpali, and some team's eventual signing of Aldon Smith, go to show that ability always wins out. Plus, which QB stat needs to change pronto and why Vince Wilfork shouldn't quit his day job

The Punch and the Fallout

‘You don’t walk up to a man and punch him in the face.’ Those were the words of Jets coach Todd Bowles after a backup linebacker cold-cocked Geno Smith in the locker room, knocking out the QB for up to 10 weeks. Examining the repercussions of the surreal incident, plus reader mail

Why Cris Carter Was Right to Criticize Geno Smith

Plus thoughts on Cam Newton’s scuffle, the NFL draft returning to Chicago and why the league would be smart to drop the whole L.A. thing

‘It’s Always Something With the Jets’

Geno Smith’s broken jaw, courtesy of a teammate’s fist, is just the latest fiasco involving Gang Green—and further evidence that the Jets’ 2013 draft is cursed
 

Todd Bowles Has No Limits

Even more than Rex Ryan, the new Jets coach is a defensive maverick who might be crazy enough to turn things around in New York. Of course, the “new” cornerbacks are a huge plus

Darrelle Revis Is Ready for What’s Next

The All-Pro cornerback opens up about his return to the Jets, his Super Bowl stint with the Patriots and how much punishment his body can handle

An American in Milano

After getting canned by the Jets following more than a decade as a scout, Joe Bommarito found a job coaching football in Italy. Here’s the story of imaginary fishing lines, halftime smoke breaks and the passion of playing for, well, pizza

‘Shut Up and Play?’ Nah...

NFL players who share political views or weigh in on current events are often told to pipe down. Here's why we'll continue to give them a platform to preach. Plus, answering reader email about Tom Brady, Russell Wilson and The MMQB 100

‘When He’s Out There Playing, That’s His Mama’

Diana Askew's son has returned to New York. Darrelle Revis' mother shares the stories of how she taught him to fight for himself, when his perspective on life changed and about the time she beat the All-Pro defensive back in a foot race

The First Round’s Biggest Surprises

From the Eagles staying put to the Rams rolling the dice on Todd Gurley, The MMQB’s Peter King and Jenny Vrentas look at the biggest surprises of the NFL draft’s first round

Ten Things I Think I’m Hearing About the Draft

Less than 48 hours before the start of round one, the NFL is abuzz with rumors. Here’s the latest on La’el Collins’ police problem, the Top 10 team that’s air-tight and what the Patriots might do at No. 32. Plus, readers respond to my mock draft

Who Will Play in the 2015 Season Opener?

We know the New England Patriots will open up the 2015 NFL season in Foxboro. But who will their opponent be? The Eagles and Steelers are possibilities, but don't count out a couple of AFC East rivals

The Rex Effect

After a turbulent final act with the Jets, Rex Ryan is starting fresh in Buffalo, infusing the franchise with qualities that have been in short supply since the Bills’ Super Bowl heydey: personality, excitement and optimism. Brash? He’s OK with that, too

The Biggest Gamble in the NFL’s Wildest Offseason Week

Chip Kelly’s bold trade for Sam Bradford has fired up both the rehabbing quarterback and an ex-coach who wasn’t afraid to shake things up either. Plus 20 thoughts on the NFL’s zany week of signings, trades, transactions and more

The Patriots Have a Plan

Breaking the bank for players—especially non-QBs over 30—has never been New England's style. So, sure, Darrelle Revis will be missed, but expect Bill Belichick and company to adjust and move forward like they always do